A Deeper Understanding
I HAD ALWAYS thought, as my years in AA went on, "The other fellow's anonymity is more important than mine. I don't really care anymore. I'm really glad people outside know I'm in AA."
Ah yes, but was I being equally honest with the people inside AA? I didn't ask myself that.
I had no idea how I really felt until came a day I had subconsciously feared for years--the day a man was felled by a heart attack at a banquet, during a convention held by the AA area where I live. Another member had just received a medallion honoring him as Canada's first AA--when it...
-- L. R.
Victoria, British Columbia